Talent Co. WME And WGA Urged By Judge To Settle

By Lauren Berg (December 18, 2020, 10:07 PM EST) -- A California federal judge urged Hollywood talent agency William Morris Endeavor and the Writer's Guild of America to quit blasting each other online and hammer out a deal ending their dispute over fee structures, after Creative Artists Agency reached a deal this past week allowing it to resume representing writers.

During a video hearing over WME's request for the court to stop the WGA's boycott of the agency pending a trial, U.S. District Judge André Birotte Jr. counseled the parties to come to an agreement, saying people are waiting for an end to the dispute.

"I hope you all think about...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.

  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!


Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Ask a question!